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Wed., Jan. 13/ Thurs., Jan. 14/ Fri., Jan. 15/ Sat., Jan. 16
Be an inquisitive scientist as you concoct new substances. Investigate their characteristics as you first observe them, and then manipulate them with your hands.
on a roll!
Wed., Jan. 27/ Thurs., Jan. 28/ Fri., Jan. 29/ Sat., Jan. 30
Observe and compare rolling systems using recycled materials, cups, and marbles. Test which shapes roll the best, and create a roller coaster for marbles.
floaters and sinkers
Wed., Feb. 10/ Thurs., Feb. 11/ Fri., Feb. 12/ Sat., Feb. 13
Modify materials to make them float or sink, classify fruits and vegetables as floaters of sinkers, and design a foil boat to carry a cargo of pennies. How many will your boat hold?
patterns on parade
Wed., Feb. 24/ Thurs., Feb. 25/ Fri., Feb. 26/ Sat., Feb. 27
Explore patterns in nature, create a variety of symmetrical and repeating designs, and make your own patchwork quilt pattern.
Wed., March 9/ Thurs., March 10/ Fri., March 11/ Sat., March 12
Examine a variety of rocks and crystals, conduct experiments with rolling rocks and rocks that float or sink, and make rock prints.
make sense of your senses
Wed., March 23/ Thurs., March 24/ Fri., March 25/ Sat., March 26
Challenge your five senses as your feel different textures, explore interesting scents, listen and indentify mysterious sounds, "trick" your eyes, and more.
Wed., April 6/ Thurs., April 7/ Fri., April 8/ Sat., April 9
What did the "three little pigs" learn about structure? Find out as you become an architect and builder, testing a variety of shapes and materials for strength and stability.
Wed., April 20/ Thurs., April 21/ Fri., April 22/ Sat., April 23
Investigate how air interacts with materials to them float and fly. Experiment with wind tunnels, make and test a simple parachute, and construct and fly your own kite.
fruit or veggie?
Wed., May 4/ Thurs., May 5/ Fri., May 6/ Sat., May 7
We'll dissect different fruits and vegetables to find out what's inside, make colorful fruit and vegetable prints to take home, assemble our own snacks, and more!
Class topics change each semester.
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